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Peres's condition unchanged

Former president is in serious but stable condition at the ICU in Sheba Hospital.Gil Ronen, 9/17/2016, 8:34 PM

Peres continues in serious, but stable, condition

Former President Shimon Peres is in serious but stable condition, following his stroke earlier this week.Yoni Kempinski, 9/16/2016, 11:10 AM

Trump sends well wishes to Peres

Republican presidential candidate sends a personal letter to Israel’s former President, wishing him a swift recovery from his stroke.Elad Benari, 9/16/2016, 3:43 AM

Peres' condition sees 'real improvement'

Former President Shimon Peres' condition continues to improve in small increments following stroke, but still serious.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2016, 8:27 AM

'Next few days critical for Peres'

Head of Neurology Dept. at Beilinson Hospital discusses former president's stroke and says: "He has impressive biology and willpower."Yoel Domb, 9/14/2016, 7:55 PM

Basel Ghattas bashes Peres, MKs react in outrage

Politicians reacted with outrage to a statement made by Basel Gahttas, MK from the Arab Joint List, against former president Shimon Peres.Arutz Sheva , 9/14/2016, 7:52 PM

Doctors claim improvement in Peres's condition

Director of Sheba hospital and Peres's personal physician stress that he is in serious condition but shows positive signs of responsiveness.Yoel Domb, 9/14/2016, 4:45 PM

'Peres is covered in our blood from head to toe'

Arab MK Basel Ghattas doesn't join in get-well wishes for Shimon Peres. 'He's a tyrant who's committed war crimes against us.'Hezki Baruch, 9/14/2016, 12:52 PM

Peres' son: My father is getting better

Former President Shimon Peres' condition was stable throughout the night; 'No immediate threat to his life.'Arutzh Sheva staff, 9/14/2016, 12:44 PM

'We will have to make difficult decisions'

Former President's son, Chemi Peres, says the family is going through a difficult time following his father's serious stroke.Yoni Kempinski and Elad Benari, 9/13/2016, 11:15 PM

Shimon Peres hospitalized after stroke

Former President Shimon Peres suffered a stroke and was hurried to Sheba Hospital. His condition is being evaluated.Uzi Baruch, 9/13/2016, 8:14 PM

Peres 'ready to go back to work' after operation

Former President successfully passed a pacemaker implantation yesterday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2016, 3:07 PM

Peres given pacemaker

Former Israeli President likely to be released from hospital by Tuesday following successful operation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2016, 8:37 AM

Peres joins Snapchat

Former President Shimon Peres joins the social media craze: 'I turned 93 this week, and it seemed like just the right age to join Snapchat.'Rachel Kaplan, 8/7/2016, 12:04 PM

Soldiers surprise Shimon Peres on 93rd birthday

Former President Shimon Peres interrupted during speech by soldiers singing happy birthday. Peres turned 93 today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2016, 6:21 PM

Peres: Trump's foreign policy vision a 'mistake'

Former Israeli president appears to criticize Republican presidential nominee's foreign policy vision.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2016, 5:46 AM

President Rivlin sends condolence letter to France

President Reuven Rivlin declares solidarity with France following latest terror attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2016, 11:01 AM

Israeli presidents bid farewell to Elie Wiesel

'Hero of the Jewish people, giant of humanity'; President Rivlin, Shimon Peres, pay tribute to Elie Wiesel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2016, 11:39 PM

Peres: My heart is with the Turkish people

President Shimon Peres responds to the attack in Istanbul that left 41 dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2016, 12:21 PM

Reflections at Entebbe 40-year anniversary event

At emotional event organized by Peres, Defense Minister during historic operation, Entebbe hostages recount their experiences.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2016, 7:39 PM

Peres to meet children rescued at Entebbe

In a special event on the 40th anniversary of Entebbe operation, Shimon Peres to honor those who were children at the time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2016, 2:12 PM

Pope: No one has right to kill in name of religion

Former President Shimon Peres meets with Pope Francis in Rome, discuss terror and peace process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 8:50 PM

Peres: My grandfather's will was simply 'Be a Jew'

Former President talks about his grandfather, who was murdered in the Holocaust. 'Hitler murdered us because of Mount Sinai.'Uzi Baruch, 5/3/2016, 1:05 PM

Watch: Peres wishes Queen Elizabeth happy birthday

Ninth President of the State of Israel send special video greeting, written note to British Queen Elizabeth II on her 90th birthday.Ari Soffer, 4/21/2016, 11:34 AM

Peres gets snubbed from presidential ceremony

Shimon Peres, former president and PM, wasn't invited to event honoring former presidents and PMs due to 'a mishap.'Ari Yashar, 4/10/2016, 7:35 PM

French PM to Peres: Let us unite against terorrism

Peres meets with Manuel Valls to discuss terrorism and anti-Semitism, offers Israeli counter-terror expertise.Shoshana Miskin, 3/24/2016, 9:22 PM

Religious leaders in Paris: Enough bloodshed

In light of Brussels attack, Shimon Peres and Paris mayor meet with religious leaders in a unanimous call against terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2016, 5:39 PM

Watch: Biden arrives in Israel

US Vice President lands in the heart of storm of terror, as deadly attack strikes nearby. Declares US commitment to Israel's security.Gil Ronen, 3/8/2016, 8:11 PM

Naomi Campbell to visit Israel for first time

Former President Shimon Peres to award international supermodel at special Women Leading Change conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 1:46 PM

South African Muslims call to arrest Peres

Muslim Lawyers Association of South Africa asks prosecutor to arrest former Israeli President during his upcoming visit to the country.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2016, 4:15 AM

Peres: We achieved Oslo because of Dimona

Former president claims direct connection between the perceived strength of Israel due to the Dimona program and the Arab desire for Oslo.Reut Hadar, 2/16/2016, 10:40 AM

Shimon Peres released from hospital

Former President Shimon Peres has been released from Sheba Medical Center, two days after suffering slight heart arrhythmia.Matt Wanderman, 1/26/2016, 2:52 PM

Peres 'feels well', but to remain in hospital

92-year-old former Israeli President was hospitalized with chest pains and irregular heartbeat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2016, 2:15 PM

Shimon Peres hospitalized

Two weeks after heart attack, former president hospitalized again for irregular heartbeat after feeling ill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2016, 9:20 PM

Obama calls Peres after heart attack

Peres lauds Obama's 'courage' and 'diplomacy' after the latter calls him, says doctors worked to 'improve my heart.'Ari Yashar, 1/23/2016, 7:47 PM

Shimon Peres to Israel: “Close Your Eyes”

Just what is going to happen if Israel closes its eyes to Palestinian incitement, as Peres suggested? Mark Langfan, 1/19/2016, 7:55 PM

Peres released from hospital, returns to work

Former President, Nobel Peace Prize winner suffered minor heart attack last Thursday.Matt Wanderman, 1/19/2016, 11:59 AM

Peres says Arab terror is 'a protest'

Israel has not done enough to understand the reasons behind Arab terror, former president told German magazine.Gil Ronen, 1/18/2016, 10:08 AM

Peres making 'excellent' recovery in heart problem

After surgery ex-president reportedly still set on flying to World Economic Forum in Davos, as he reads about Stalin's daughter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2016, 10:43 AM

Shimon Peres recovering from minor heart attack

Israel's ninth President and two-time former Prime Minister admitted to Tel Hashomer hospital with chest pains.Yedidya Ben Or, 1/14/2016, 9:06 AM

Peres's office: He's alive and well

An explosion on Shimon Peres Street? An obituary for a man of the same name? What caused false report of former president's death?Ben Ariel, 12/29/2015, 4:46 AM

Peres: West needs to 'redirect' young terrorists

Now that he is a former President, Shimon Peres has a lot to say about the rise of ISIS, and other matters.Yaakov Levi, 12/7/2015, 4:54 PM

Peres: Abbas is fighting terrorism

Former President claims PA chairman is a partner for peace, says Netanyahu is failing to promote a diplomatic initiative.Ido Ben Porat, 12/4/2015, 5:13 AM

Former President Yitzhak Navon passes away

Yitzhak Navon, the fifth president of Israel, passes away at age 94.Uzi Baruch, 11/7/2015, 5:44 PM

Peres insists: Abbas still a peace partner

Despite Palestinian Authority incitement, chairman Mahmoud Abbas 'has come out against terrorism,' former president insists.Tova Dvorin, 10/25/2015, 9:38 AM

Matisyahu to Diaspora Jews: Show Israel Solidarity

In Israel for Jerusalem concert, reggae star meets Shimon Peres, says security situation shouldn't deter Jews from visiting.Yoni Kempinski, 10/7/2015, 5:17 PM

Peres Plays Down Islamist Violence in Jaffa

Ancient Israeli port city is 'a showcase' for Jewish-Arab coexistence, Peres says, blaming 'very extreme' Islamic Movement for riots.Yoni Kempinski, 10/7/2015, 4:52 PM

Watch: 'High Fives' from Shimon Peres

Former Israeli President poses as high school student for video campaign promoting math, science education.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2015, 6:46 PM

Bennett: Leaders Must Pursue National Objectives

Both Education Minister and former president stress the importance of students well-skilled in math for Israel's technological future.Eliran Aharon, 8/30/2015, 1:04 PM

Shimon Peres Lauded by U2's Bono

'Don't give up on the two-state solution,' superstar frontman of U2 urges the veteran Israeli politician during concert in Toronto.Cynthia Blank, 7/8/2015, 10:56 PM

Entebbe Notes Show Peres Question Operation

39 years later, documents have surfaced that show a debate on the likelihood of a successful rescue of the Entebbe hostages.Moshe Cohen, 7/2/2015, 6:55 PM

Israeli Officials Refuse Meeting with Orange CEO

CEO Stephane Richard to apologize personally to Prime Minister Netanyahu for boycott blunder, but multiple other meetings rebuffed.Nitsan Keidar, 6/12/2015, 9:38 AM

Peres: There's a Majority for 'Two-State Solution'

Speaking in Jordan, former President calls for the resumption of peace talks between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/23/2015, 1:32 AM

Hamas Thanks Morocco for Disinviting Peres

Hamas head thanks leading Moroccan politician after 'Zionist' Peres blocked from international conference in Marrakesh.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 5/4/2015, 1:33 PM

Shimon Peres to Advise Teva Pharmaceuticals

Consulting job to the tune of $10,000 per month reportedly on the table; details have not been finalized.Tova Dvorin, 4/26/2015, 11:31 AM

Morocco: Shimon Peres Branded a 'Child Killer'

Pro-Palestinian groups in Rabat call for the former President's arrest before an upcoming visit, claiming he is a 'terrorist.'Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 4/24/2015, 8:01 AM

Peres Cancels Bank Hapoalim Contract

Former President cancels $30,000/month contract with Bank Hapoalim, says the money was meant for social projects.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 4/24/2015, 5:44 AM